Surnames do, too. - K

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Surname actually means
Kabanica Cape (thick and heavy, for bad weather)  
Kačar Vat maker
Kadar Vat maker (Hungarian)  
Kamdžijaš Whip handler  
Kantar Scale (weights)  
Kapa Cap
Kapetina A large cap  
Kapica A small cap (as on a tire valve)  
Karabatak Thigh (of poultry)  
Karan Chided *  
Karaula Border post  
Kardinal Cardinal  
Karlica Pelvis  
Katana Soldier  
Kaurin Infidel (Turkish expression)  
Kazandžija Kettlemaker  
Kenjalo Crapper (person, not the room or seat)  
Keser Sideways axe
Kesten Chestnut  
Kiralj King (Hun.)  
Kiš Little (Hun.)  
Klinac Spike, nail, kid  
Klipa Kindle, chip  
Klisura Canyon  
Ključ Key  
Kmet Serf; later, elected elder of a village  
Knez Prince (elected)
Kobasica Sausage  
Kobra Cobra  
Kočiš Coachman (Hun.)  
Kocka Cube  
Kockar Gambler
Kokošar Poultry farmer  
Kokot Rooster  
Kolar Wheelwright
Kolašinac Denizen of Kolašin  
Komadina, Komatina Large chunk  
Kondak Stock (of a rifle)  
Kopas Bald (Hun.)  
Koprivica Little nettle
Korak Step  
Koral Coral  
Koren Root  
Korica Sheath, little crust  
Kornjača Turtle  
Korpica Little basket  
Kos Blackbird
Košara Basket
Koščica Small bone  
Kosijer Hedge bill, billhook  
Koštunica Stone fruit
Kotlić small kettle  
Kotur Wheel, pulley  
Kovač Smith *  
Kožar Tanner, Barker  
Kožnjak Leather (jacket or coat) *  
Kozoder Goatskinner
Kračun Bolt (for the door)  
Kraguj A species of hawk  
Krajina Range, Border, Uprising  
Krajišnik Denizen of Krajina; also, a village in Vojvodina  
Krajnik Tonsil  
Kralj King
Kraljević Prince (royal)
Kravar Cowman
Krčedinac denizen of Krčedin  
Krčmar Tavern owner
Kriška Slice (of bread or fruit)  
Krndija Krndija (mountain in Slavonija)  
Krpan Cloth rug (woven from narrow strips or old cloth)  
Krtolica Little tuber  
Kruh-Vuk Bread-Wolf  
Kruška Pear
krvavica Krvavac  
Krznar Furrier  
Kubura Antique single-shot pistol, XVIII century  
Kuga Plague
Kuhar Cook  
Kuhinja Kitchen
Kukavica Cuckoo, coward  
Kukolj Darnel  
Kundačina Large stock (of a rifle)  
Kuprešanin Denizen of Kupres
Kurčić Little dick *  
Kurjak Wolf  
Kutlača Ladle  
Kvočka Hen (while sitting on eggs)